"A request for a court-ordered promotional scheme". That's what one judge termed those class actions where you get a coupon good for a future purchase at the company that allegedly screwed you over, while the lawyers get millions of actual dollars. Todd Zywicki has more. Me, I think the lawyers should get paid in whatever currency goes to the plaintiffs.
We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to the editor or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.